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Red Hill, VIC

Famed for it's award winning vineyards, beautiful sandy bay beaches and dramatic surf beaches, Red Hill is an ideal destination located 1 hour from Melbourne. Originally an apple orchard farming region, Red Hill has become world renowned for its quality of wines and cellar doors. With more than 60 wineries, 50 cellar doors and 200 vineyards, you are sure to discover some amazing wine in Red Hill. Some of the regions best wineries include Port Phillip Estate, 10 minutes by Tractor, Paringa Estate and Foxeys Hangout. If nature is your thing, there are many beautiful walking trails in the region to explore including the Red Hill Rail trail. The Red Hill region have a number of award winning restaurants. PT. Leo Estate is one of the Peninsula's vibrant restaurant options, featuring an extensive menu from local suppliers. While here, you may wish to explore their incredible Sculpture Art Park over looking the ocean. Red Gum BBQ is a fan favourite for the region. Enjoy a traditional Southern-style BBQ meal featuring scrumptious smoked meats and delicious southern sides. If there are two or more people in your party, the 'Happy as a Pig' is a great menu option to sample an amazing selection of food at Red Gum BBQ. If your after freshly picked strawberries or wish to pick your own strawberries, Rocky Creek Strawberry Farm is a must do in the region. While here, you may wish to purchase some delicious house-made strawberry ice-cream.
Red Hill is ideally situated to enjoy two very different types of coastal experience. With over 40kms of surf beaches, the surf will suit anyone from beginner to advanced. Hopping to the other side of the peninsula, experience some of the finest, and safest bay beaches in Australia.

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